Tag: Halloween

Hershey's Halloween Dream Team

The Hershey Company is a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company (Originally published on TheHersheyCompany.com) Hershey is the seasons leader in the confectionery market with beloved brands like Hershey’s, Reese’s and Kit Kat. Solidifying our company as the leader and innovating across Halloween, Holiday, Valentine’s Day and Easter, takes a dream team. No…

KKK Costume 'Kind of Funny,' Says Mayor's Husband

By Sheryl Estrada A photo of the men posted on Facebook. Acceptable Halloween fun in Lahoma, Okla., includes dressing up like the Ku Klux Klan and holding torches. There are a few stipulations, though: you must be drunk, a “good ol’ boy” and have at least one member of the…

University Apologizes for President's Offensive Costume Party

The University of Louisville has offered an apology after its president hosted what has been deemed as a very offensive costume party last Wednesday. President James Ramsey and members of his staff wore sombreros, colorful ponchos and fake blackmustachesand held maracas as part of a “Mexican bandit” costume. Hispanic students,…

Stereotype-free Halloween Costumes for Kids

By Sheryl Estrada The Disney Store’s line of Halloween 2015 costumes for kids is titled “I Am Awesome.” It’s estimated that 68 million Americans will dress up for Halloween this year and will spend a total of $950 million on children’s costumes. Companies are beginning to respond to the criticism…